20 Feb 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Yangon Water Bus river transport service has ordered passenger ferries from Singapore and Thailand to replace its old vessels once it resumes operation, the company that runs the line said. Daw Tint Tint Lwin, chair of Tint Tint Myanmar Co., said it has also s...
ပလတ်စတစ် ပြ⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠⁠ဿနာနှင့် ၎င်းကနေ ကမ္ဘာ့သမုဒ္ဒရာဂေဟစနစ်အပေါ် သက်ရောက်နေတဲ့ ထိခိုက်မှုတွေကို ကောင်းစွာမှတ်တမ်းတင်ထားခဲ့ပြီးပြီ ဖြစ်ပါတယ်။ သတင်းတွေမှာ ဖော်ြပကြတဲ့ ပလတ်စတစ်အမှိုက်တွေ ပြန့်ကျဲ ပြည့်နှက်နေတဲ့ ပင်လယ်ဓာတ်ပုံတွေနဲ့ ၎င်းတို့ကြား ပင်လယ်နေသတ္တဝါတွေပိတ်မိနေရပုံ စတဲ့ စိ...
The overall aim of the training course is to build the capacity of national and local governments for integrating CCA and DRR measures into local development plans. The course modules are tailored to equip government officials with robust knowledge on climate change and its impacts in Myanmar, as we...
06 Feb 20 - Source: CIGAR | WLE - Myanmar's food future hinges on ensuring access to water, especially in times of worsening drought. This is especially true in the Central Dry Zone – the country's most water-stressed region. Rainfall is often highly erratic, and many areas have been seeing less and...
သြစတြေးလျနိုင်ငံသည် မကြာခဏ မိုးခေါင်ရေရှားပါးမှုသမိုင်းရှည်ကြာရှိသော နိုင်ငံတစ်ခုဖြစ်သည်။ ထိုနည်းတူစွာပင် ၄င်း၏ ရေစီမံခန့်ခွဲမှုအများစုမှာလည်း ရေရှားပါးမှုကို ကိုင်တွယ်ဖြေရှင်းနိုင်ရန် အားထုတ်ခဲ့ကြသည်။ မြို့တော်များ ရပ်ကွက်များ နှင့် အဓိကရေသွင်းစိုက်ပျိုးရေး စနစ်များ၊ အထူးသဖြင့်တန်ဖိုးမြင့်မားသော၊ ရ...
03 Feb 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - The Gulf of Mottama Wetland conservation area has been expanded from 42,500 hectares to 161,030 hectares after its adjacent area was declared the sixth Ramsar Site in Myanmar on Sunday. A Ramsar site is a wetland site designated to be of international importance u...
The workshop, which is one of the roadmap activities of Partners for International Businesses (PIB) for Urban Water and Water Logistics, was held at Yangon Parliament building in January 21. The opening speech was given by the Chief Minister of Yangon Regional Government sharing the vision of becomi...
28 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - The construction ministry inked a deal with a Thai firm to build a US$1 billion "smart city" in northeastern Yangon. The JV agreement - signed last Friday - would pave way to more than 30,000 new jobs and US$60 million in direct tax, the two sides said. The minist...
​The National Waste Management Strategy and Action Plan is the first national initiative aimed at institutionalising waste management and offers a visionary document and strategic guide to address key issues, needs and challenges whilst raising awareness amongst key stakeholders towards achieving a ...
River Clean Up Campaign was yearly organized at Botahtaung river front to give a message to the public becoming more aware of river pollution in Yangon river. with the collaboration of the embassy of the kingdoms of the Netherlands and Think Maritime Company limited, volunteers led by Yangon City De...
27 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - Maritime trade and tourism in Mon State can level up with better transport and power supply, according to a property market report.​Yangon-based Picon-Deed Property Consultants released its study this month on Myanmar's southern state highlighting how its mineral ...
IntroductionPartners for International Business (PIB) project was developed since 2018 in Myanmar and it was about the collaborating for water and climate resilient Yangon between the Dutch government and Myanmar government. The workshop is part of a program of Dutch Partnership for Urban Water and ...
25 Jan 20 - Source: Global New Light Of Myanmar - Crew of Step by Step Production TV channel from France shot youths undergoing training at the 'Bamathway Myanmar traditional lethwei club' in Chanayethazan Township, Mandalay Region as well as scenes of Gawein jetty yesterday.The crew also made a doc...
22 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - India's ambassador to Myanmar emphasised on Monday that all projects being undertaken by India in Rakhine State are aid projects for the welfare of the people of the state. Ambassador Shri Saurabh Kumar said this during a ceremony in Sittwe, Rakhine, to handed ove...
22 Jan 20 - Source: Myanmar Times - Japan announced yesterday that it is providing loans totalling ¥120.9 billion (US$1.1 billion) to Myanmar for four infrastructure projects.Japanese Ambassador to Myanmar Ichiro Maruyama and Myanmar's Deputy Minister for Planning, Finance and Industry U Maung Maung...

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